Discover the scenic wonders of the north side of Etna on an off-road Land Rover trip from Taormina. You’ll take in the amazing landscapes, Mount Fontana, caves, and the lava flows from the 2002 eruption. Enjoy a delicious snack at a local farmhouse.
What to Expect
You’ll be met by your driver in Taormina and head to Etna Volcano, where you’ll experience the north side on an off-road Land Rover adventure. Stop at Mount Fontana for views of the Bove Valley and see the Grotta dei Ladroni (Thieves’ Cave) and the lava flow from Etna’s 2002 eruption.
On this 6-hour group excursion you’ll explore the incredible landscapes of Sicily’s active volcano.
Enjoy a taste of local products in the afternoon, with a snack of mixed appetizers and desserts served at a local farmhouse.
From March to May and October to November you should wear a winter coat and sturdy shoes or hiking boots. In the summer, from June to September, you’ll want to dress in layers and bring a waterproof shell. Wear comfortable shoes or sneakers, and bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a sun hat.
Note that this tour does not include an ascent to the top.
- Air-conditioned Land Rover (4x4) for this group excursion
- Snack and beverages
- Fuel, tolls, and taxes
Know Before You Go
This tour is designed to ensure that you have a special day in a green area, discovering the wonders of this powerful volcano, and its secrets.